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The Answer To The Question: Why Have A Baby?

Posted: May 6, 2014

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  1. This is beautiful. Touched my heart beyond words 🙂

  2. If it is a personal choice, then fine. There is no need to explain the reasons behind the decision.

  3. Being a parent of a special need this question ” why have baby?” crosses my mind a thousand times. I mean what is the point of living life this way? But things changed the whole meaning of life – to Live without expectations and smile all the way!

  4. Parenthood is one of those things that you have to experience to enjoy. no books, poems, songs or movies can do justice to it.
    But having said that, how dow we know that a couple that elects to not have children is not enjoying their experience, albeit in a different manner?

    • Agree Ujwala. Of course they might be enjoying in thier own way, which is why they took this decision. The point of my post was not to say that one experience is better than the other. It is more on how irrational and yet beautiful the experience of parenting is and how the negativity being spread about parenting is not really required.

  5. Wonderful article! Touched a chord with me 🙂

    My life too has been transformed. I absolutely love being a mother. Giving to family especially to one’s children is among the most humble things one can ever do.

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